Caregivers Need to Know … and Record

If you are a loved one or other caregiver of a senior, there are some very important pieces of information that you should have at your fingertips (not literally, but readily available when needed).  All too often, we don’t have this information and we have not thought about gathering it. Let’s all do it together, … Read moreCaregivers Need to Know … and Record

DNR & Other Advance Directives: What Families & Caregivers Need to Know (Part 2)

You responded so positively to our post, Part 1: DNR & Other Advance Directives, asking for more information, that we knew we had to post Part 2 right away. We know we can’t hope to provide the information everyone needs to answer your individual questions, so we hope to give you enough information to know … Read moreDNR & Other Advance Directives: What Families & Caregivers Need to Know (Part 2)

DNR & Other Advance Directives: What Families & Caregivers Need to Know (Part 1)

Many caregivers and other family members are currently struggling with health decisions for their senior loved ones.  If you aren’t yet, it’s likely you will eventually be asked to make these decisions and, actually, the sooner the better for everyone involved.  These documents need to be completed before they are needed when all parties are … Read moreDNR & Other Advance Directives: What Families & Caregivers Need to Know (Part 1)

Seniors’ Five Wishes: Key Health and End of Life Decisions

Welcome to the inaugural episode of the Senior Care Corner® Podcast! We are introducing the podcast in hopes this medium helps reach more family caregivers. The format of each episode will include news items for family members and other caregivers, in depth discussion of a featured topic and a tip for enhancing the life of … Read moreSeniors’ Five Wishes: Key Health and End of Life Decisions